Virginia Union University's men's basketball team will open the 2018-19 season with an exhibition against Duke University on October 23 at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, N.C.
Duke traditionally opens their men's basketball season with exhibition games against the reigning CIAA Champion and the reigning NCAA Division II Champion. On Tuesday, October 23, defending CIAA winner Virginia Union is the opponent, while last year's Division-II national champ, Ferris State University, comes to Durham on Saturday, October 27. Tip times and broadcast information for the exhibition games will be announced at a later date.
Virginia Union last met Duke on October 25, 2008, in an exhibition match-up prior to the 2008-09 regular season.